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By K.E. Michelson

This paintings relies on my 1983 doctoral dissertation submitted to the dept of Linguistics at Harvard college, even though it represents an intensive revision and reorganization of that paintings. quite a lot of fabric that weren't inside the unique were additional, and elements that deal with theoretical concerns that, a minimum of in the meanwhile, have receded into the heritage, were passed over. Many colleagues and acquaintances have contributed to my sustained fascina­ tion with in addition to my realizing of lroquoian linguistics. firstly, i'm thankful to the Iroquois who've contributed their profound knowl­ side and their friendship in the course of my examine: Elda Antone, Mercy Doxtator, Dayton Doxtator, Reg Henry, Frank Natawe, the overdue Georgina Nicholas, Catherine Norton, Mike Norton. the past due Sanford Schenandoah, and Norma Sickles. I additionally deeply savour being a part of a close-knit and supportive group of lroquoian linguists, and particularly I thank Cliff Abbott, Wallace Chafe, Mike Foster, Marianne Mithun, and Hanni Woodbury for supplying reviews at the dissertation. i've got additionally benefited from, and cost hugely, tremendous stimulating conversations with Floyd Lounsbury within the previous few years. The impression of my advisers and buddies may be obtrusive in the course of the paintings. I thank in particular Nick Clements, Ives Goddard, Jochem Schindler, Robin Barr, Harry Bochner, Brian Doherty, Mark Hale, and Phil LeSourd.

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8. 2. ) (56) teha 'ya~ks te-hra-ya~k-s He breaks it DU-MA-cut-HAB SEGMENTAL PHONOLOGY 29 (57) ct. n1' yajJk-s He cuts it MA-cut-HAB (58) wah A ,t/\hrejJ wajJ-hra-(i)t /\ hr-jJ He pitied FACT-MA-pity-PUNC (59) cf. r A ,t /\ hrejJ hra-(i)t /\ hr-jJ He pities MA-pity-HAB (60) /\ hanuhtunyujJ /\ -hr(a)-anuht-u-nyu-jJ He will use his brain FUT-MA-know-DIST-DIST-PUNC (61 ) cf. ), shows that r is retained before underlying ;\ but not before underlying i-stems. The underlying r of prefixes other than the MA is lost when the prefix is preceded by at least one other morpheme in the word (regardless of the stern type): (66) tehoya' ku te-·hro-yajJk-u He broke it DU-MP-cut-ST AT (67) cf.

K. Only one wordinitial surface CCC cluster was found: tsh. thr. 9. Seneca Consonant Clusters Seneca surface word-medial CC clusters are given in Table XI; surface word-medial CCC clusters are given in Table XII. A detailed description of Seneca segments is given in Chafe (1967, pp. 5-6). There are no clusters with r since Seneca has lost all instances of PLI *r; see chapter 7. k sr t? 10. In addition, resonant consonants are lost before both ? and h in Seneca, while in Cayuga they are lost only before?

Inclusive and exclusive person are distinguished for first person agents only, not for patients. In Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, and Seneca the third person prefixes distinguish number in the masculine and the feminine-zoic only; there is no number distinction in the feminine-indefinite or neuter. Further, the distinction between dual and plural number in the masculine and feminine-zoic exists only for agents, not for patients. Cayuga lacks the distinction between dual and plural everywhere in the third person; all the third person prefixes in Cayuga, including the neuter and feminine-indefinite, have a simple singular versus nonsingular distinction.

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